Wegene Ethiopian Foundation

 

Who we are

Philosophy
"Rebuilding families, one child at a time"
Mission
Our mission is to improve the daily lives of the less fortunate and disadvantaged children and their families in Ethiopia by overcoming three critical barriers in the seemingly unbreakable poverty cycle: poor or no education, poor housing, and family instability.
100
Volunteers
45
Families
125
Children Helped

meet our team

100% of our team are volunteers

Elizabeth Afessa
Director of Development & Co-Founder
Nini Legesse
Executive Director & Co-Founder
Amarech Worku
Director of Fundraising & Crafts
Hirut Gorems
Director of Finances & Co-Founder
Hiwot Alemayehu
Director of Public Relations
Sara Addisu
Director of Fundraising
Kelemework Yimam
Director of Operations & Co-Founder